Announcement

Atom by atom fabrication via electron beams and scanning probes (ORNL)

If you are interested in applying STEM not only to visualize matter, but also to control it, move atom, and build devices by electron beam - the registration is now open for the inaugural workshop “Atom by atom fabrication via electron beams and scanning probes”, to be held at Oak Ridge National Laboratory on November 1,2, 2018.
 
This workshop will bring together experts in scanning probe atomic fabrication and the rapidly emerging field of atomically resolved electron beam matter manipulation, to highlight the recent advances and opportunities and serve as a much-nee

New Research Approaches for EM

An on-campus symposium, October 23, 2018. Printable flier.
Instrumentation innovations and new sample preparation techniques continue to advance the field of electron microscopy. Thermo Fisher Scientific is sponsoring this symposium to update the research community about several new techniques.
 

Symposium agenda:

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Coffee and Snacks

Aug 2018 - Introduction to Scientific Digital Images workshop

The Introduction to Scientific Digital Images workshop will be held on Thursday, August 16, 2018 from 8:30am to 1pm in the Kuiper Space Sciences building, room 308. The workshop provides a foundation for making good scientific and ethical decisions for working with digital image data.

Request for proposals at the Advanced Imaging Center (HHMI Janelia Research Campus) - April 2018

Dear Colleagues,
 
We are now accepting proposals from scientists who would like to conduct experiments at the Advanced Imaging Center (AIC) at Janelia Research Campus. The deadline to submit a proposal is 5:00 p.m. (US eastern time), June 15, 2018.
 
 
The AIC makes imaging technologies developed at Janelia available to the scientific community before the instruments can be purchased commercially.

2018 Nikon Small World contest

Once again its that time of year for the annual Nikon Small World photomicrography competition’s call for entries and I would like to extend a personal invitation to enter your finest work in either the still image competition or the movie contest. Or both if you wish!
 
Over the past year we have been working to help build a more efficient system for you to enter these contests. We now offer an entry portal which, if you haven’t already signed up for, will greatly reduce the time and effort in entering your photos.

Welcome College of Medicine - Phoenix!

The Microscopy Alliance is pleased to welcome the addition of the Biomedical Imaging Core from the UA College of Medicine - Phoenix. This core is located in the ABC building at the Phoenix Biomedical Campus. The core features an upright multiphoton microscope, an inverted confocal microscope, and an upright brightfield/fluorescence microscope.

2018 AIMS meeting (Northern Arizona University)

The Spring 2018 meeting of the Arizona Imaging and Microanalysis Society will be held at Northern Arizona University’s Dubois Center Ballroom on Friday, March 30, 2018. The meeting will be from 11:30 am to 5:15 pm, with check in beginning at 10:30 am.
 
We have an outstanding program which is posted on our website, featuring speakers from W.L. Gore and Associates, Northern Arizona University and Vanderbilt University.

Off-campus Microscopy Courses (summer & fall 2018)

Biosensors and Force Measurements in Living Cells (10th Annual)

Date: May 15-18, 2018
Deadline: unknown
Location: University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Contact: Cassandra Houston, houstonc@physics.unc.edu or (919) 962-4057
 
Course content:
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Save the Date - 2018 UA Core Facilities Fair

Learn How UA Cores Can Impact Your Research
February 20, 2018  |  8am-6pm
Keating/BIO5 room 103

Spring 2018 - UA Light Microscopy and Electronic Imaging class

CMM 565a Fundamentals of Light Microscopy and Electronic Imaging (2018 - spring semester)
 
This class will teach students the fundamentals as well as advanced levels of the many modes of light microscopy (e.g.

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